Jackson Andrew School

Tel: (215)952-6223
  • Jackson Andrew School serves 543 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Jackson Andrew School operates within the Philadelphia City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 543 students has grown by 26% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-8
Total Students543 students
Jackson Andrew School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Jackson Andrew School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Jackson Andrew School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeJackson Andrew School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.78 is more than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
Jackson Andrew School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
12%
4%
Jackson Andrew School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
34%
10%
Jackson Andrew School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
21%
15%
Jackson Andrew School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
20%
68%
Jackson Andrew School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
13%
3%
Jackson Andrew School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsJackson Andrew School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.780.51
Jackson Andrew School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
Jackson Andrew School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
Jackson Andrew School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2009)

District Comparison

  • Philadelphia City School District's student population of 132,968 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $19,677 is higher than the state average of $13,048. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,504 is higher than the state average of $12,915. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NamePhiladelphia City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
220
3
Number of Students Managed132,9681,464
Philadelphia City School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$2,831 MM$19 MM
Philadelphia City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$2,951 MM$19 MM
Philadelphia City School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$19,677$13,048
Philadelphia City School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$20,504$12,915
Philadelphia City School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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Pennsylvania public schools have a diversity score of 0.51, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in Pennsylvania is York Academy Regional Charter School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.